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Taste – Are You A “Super-Taster” Or A “Non-Taster”?

Published on August 13, 2012 By admin

  Taste, designed in part to help us reject harmful foods, has long served as the body’s primary defense against poison.  As befits its role, the system is lighting fast.  The body can detect taste in as little as .0015 seconds, compared with .0024 seconds for touch and .013 seconds for vision. To be tasted, […]


Sight – 4 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know

Published on July 30, 2012 By admin

  Sight, hearing, taste, touch and smell: Our five senses are what help us make “sense” of the world around us.  As scientists continue to discover how they work, they are also finding key ways to sharpen them too!  Our 1st spotlight in our 6 part series will be Sight. The human eye is a […]